Category: News

Let’s Be Neighbors – 03/30/2016

Carolyn Mills, provides a weekly view from the community. Green Thumb Garden Club of Winston Nursing Home met in the Activity Room for their March meeting. Mary Rose Moore, member of Winston Garden Club opened the meeting with a welcome…

Legals – 03/30/2016

********* NOTICE OF SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’ S SALE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI COUNTY OF WINSTON WHEREAS, default has occurred in the performance of the covenants, terms and conditions of a Deed of Trust dated February 18, 2010, executed by DAVID MASS, PAULA…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 03/23/2016

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Groundbreaking held for Nanih Waiya safe room and cafeteria

From staff reports Nanih Waiya Attendance Center held a groundbreaking ceremony for the soon to be built storm shelter and cafeteria. The new cafeteria will hold more students than the present cafeteria, but more importantly the building will act as…

County’s unemployment rate at 8.5 percent

From press report Winston County’s unemployment rate dropped in January, based on figures provided by the Mississippi Department of Employment Security. January’s unemployment rate was 8.5 percent, down from December’s 9.6 percent. The jobless rate was 10.1 percent in January…

Chamber of Commerce launches 2016 Great American Cleanup

Volunteers take action to clean, restore and renew Winston County From press reports The Chamber of Commerce, Winston Strong, the City of Louisville, the City of Noxapater, and the Winston County Board of Supervisors announce the launch of the 2016…

Master Gardener speaks to Town & Country Garden Club

Submitted by Frances Ball The Town & Country Garden Club met on March 17, 2016 at Lake Tiak-O’Khata. Mrs. Dianne Dempsey served as hostess. Co-hostess Marie was unable to attend due to illness in her family. Mrs. Debbie Moody, President,…

Winston Academy Patriots split two games last week

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Winston Academy baseball team moved into this week’s scheduled action with a 4-4 record after splitting a pair of games last week in the Benton Academy Spring Break Tournament.